Temple in Vinh Long

Van Thanh Mieu Temple

Sitting in pleasant grounds across from the river, this temple is southeast of town. Confucian temples such as this are rare in southern Vietnam. The front hall honours local hero Phan Thanh Gian, who led an uprisin…
Market in Vinh Long

Cai Be Floating Market

This river market is still the principal attraction on a boat tour from Vinh Long, though it has shrunk considerably due to new bridges and roads replacing river transportation of goods. The market is at its best ar…
Island in Vinh Long

An Binh

The more popular and easiest island to visit is An Binh. You can take the public ferry across and then walk or cycle around on your own. Most island homestays organise half-day cruises along narrow canals for around…